Black women shopped at department store counters, but they weren't welcome to work where they spent their money.
After the Civil War, some elite women became obsessed with collecting antique china, the better to connect themselves to illustrious histories.
Like COVID-19, the 1918 influenza pandemic moved swiftly through the Navajo community, but firsthand accounts of the devastation are rare.
Goosebumps. The Baby-Sitters Club. Even Nancy Drew. In the 1990s, concerned educators wondered if series books were luring kids away from "literature."